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A stop sign is seen near the Space Shuttle Discovery as it sits on launch pad 39-A after its launch was scrub due to trouble with a liquid hydrogen fill and drain valve on August 26, 2009 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch of the shuttle to the international space station has been rescheduled for Friday morning if the valve can be fixed. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

SF Supervisor Proposes Allowing Bicyclists To Roll Through Stop Signs

A San Francisco supervisor is taking exception to the police department’s crackdown on bicyclists blowing through stop signs and is introducing an ordinance to allow cyclists to roll through the stop.

08/13/2015

Matier in the Morning

Talking Politics: An Unsweet Sixteen Versus The Donald; City Cyclists Keep On Rollin’

Topic A among politics analysts remains Donald Trump’s surprising rise in national voter-opinion polls… In San Francisco, bicyclists demand the freedom to roll past stop signs.

08/02/2015

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San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Fighting Plan To Crack Down On Cyclists Breaking Rules Of The Road

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is pushing back against an anticipated crackdown on bicyclists who flout the rules of the road from the San Francisco Police Department’s Park Station officers.

07/22/2015

BART Bike Station at 19th and Broadway Streets in Oakland is now open. (Photo by Curtis Kim)

Oakland-BART Bike Station Opens; Cyclists Can Stash Their Rides For Free

You can now stow your bike free for a day at a new BART Bike Station in the Uptown neighborhood at 19th and Broadway streets.

02/25/2015

(photo courtesy: Bike East Bay)

BART Testing New Cars To Include More Bike Space, But Only At One End

Bicycle advocates are upset that the new rail cars BART is going to test, starting this summer, will only have space for bikes at one end.

02/18/2015

(Photo Credit: Bike East Bay)

BART Using Predictive Policing To Nab Bike Thieves As Thefts Spike 21 Percent Systemwide

BART’s crime analyst is figuring out, from the times and locations of the crimes and surveillance video, the pattern of the thefts, and officers have been able to nab potential thieves.

01/07/2015

A deer prances through tall grass. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Caught On Video: Deer Slams Into Cyclist Riding Near Golden Gate Bridge

A Bay Area bicyclist said he is ok after a deer slammed into him during a ride near the Golden Gate Bridge over the weekend, in a crash caught on video.

12/17/2014

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San Jose City Council Vote Could Ban Riding Bicycles On Downtown Sidewalks

It may soon be against the rules to ride your bike on sidewalks in downtown San Jose. After 18 months of talks with seniors, cyclists and downtown businesses, City Council will vote on the issue Tuesday.

12/01/2014

Bicyclists on the Embarcadero in San Francisco use bikes from the Bay Area Bike Share program. (Bay Area Bike Share)

Delayed Bay Area Bike Share Expansion Could Move Forward With New Push For Funding

Supporters of Bay Area Bike Share are hoping to get expansion plans back in the fast lane after financial woes have created delays.

09/16/2014

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Marin County Sheriff’s Office Tries To Reunite Stolen Bikes With Owners

The Marin County Sheriff’s department tried to reunite dozens of stolen bikes with their owners Sunday.

08/10/2014

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